The Criminal Division provides the following programs and initiatives:
Victim/witness specialist program
We support victims and witnesses involved in the cases we prosecute.
Learn about our victim/witness specialists
We manage several diversion programs for offenders.
Learn about our diversion programs
Public safety initiatives
We develop and implement smart public safety initiatives that:
- Seek the best long-term outcomes, not by measuring the number of convictions and the severity of sentences
- Address the underlying needs of chronic offenders
- Use treatment courts and effective programming for other offenders
- Divert offenders with minor offenses to resolutions outside traditional prosecution